11 Beautiful Historical Houses For Sale in Central West Florida Right Now

Homes on the market as of August, 2019
By
Cortney Tarell
11 Beautiful Historical Houses For Sale in Central West Florida Right Now

Central West Florida and the Tampa Bay area is a part of Florida with a rich and unique history. With the Ringling family developing the culture in Sarasota, and amazing Spanish style homes to be found across Tampa and St. Petersburg, there is so much history here that you can own for yourself. The houses on this list were built before 1930 and are listed in order from least expensive to most.

 

1. St. Petersburg, Florida

Historic homes in Central West Florida

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Price: $359,900

Year Built: 1924

Historic homes in Central West Florida

This home gives you an excellent location close to downtown and within walking distance of lots of shops and restaurants, but without the hefty price tag you often find. It has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, tons of original features such as hardwood floors and a fireplace, and many recent updates to give you the best of all worlds.

 

2. Belleair, Florida

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Price: $599,900

Year Built: 1900 (or earlier)

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This Victorian style home is the oldest house in Belleair, built in 1890 according to the description on Zillow. It is a completely unique house for this part of the state, with 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, and nearly a half acre of land.

 

3. St. Petersburg, Florida

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Price: $765,000

Year Built: 1925

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This Spanish style home is located only a short distance across the bridge to St. Pete Beach. With 6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, a large pool, and over 4,000 square feet of space, it is an excellent buy for this area.

 

4. Sarasota, Florida

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Price: $895,000

Year Built: 1929

Historic homes in Central West Florida

This house was built by Sarasota architect Ralph Twitchell and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It has 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, and a detached apartment, and it has had extensive updates done in recent years to give you the best in modern luxury.

 

5. St. Petersburg, Florida

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Price: $979,000

Year Built: 1925

Historic homes in Central West Florida

This unique, Spanish-style home is a Historic Landmark known as the Allendale Mansion, named after builder Cade Allen, who built many of the homes in this area but lived in this one. It has 4 bedrooms, 4 and a half bathrooms, and 3 fireplaces in the main house, plus a separate in-law suite.

 

6. St. Petersburg, Florida

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Price: $1,095,000

Year Built: 1925

Historic homes in Central West Florida

This Mediterranean Revival home is unlike any other home you will see. It has a custom pool, 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, and tons of recent updates perfect for any family.

 

7. Tampa, Florida

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Price: $1,365,000

Year Built: 1925

Historic homes in Central West Florida

This house, known as La Torretta, is in one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Tampa. The 5 bedroom/5 bathroom home was built by famous architect Martin L. Hampton but has many recent upscale updates.

 

8. Tampa, Florida

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Price: $1,440,000

Year Built: 1922

Historic homes in Central West Florida

This southern home with a wraparound front porch has 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, period details, and a detached garage with a studio apartment. The past owners were awarded the Medal of Honor by the American Institute of Architects.

 

9. Sarasota, Florida

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Price: $1,995,000

Year Built: 1920

Historic homes in Central West Florida

This house is a historic John Ringling Estate, a classic part of the history of this area now available for you to own. It has 3 bedrooms in the main house, a beautiful pool area, and a detached studio apartment just a couple of blocks from St. Armands Circle.

 

10. Tampa, Florida

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Price: $3,900,000

Year Built: 1882

Historic homes in Central West Florida

This house was built by William A. Morrison in the Prairie Italianate style. It was resided in by the Collier family and former attorney general Thomas Watson. In addition to the history, this house also has 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, a beautiful pool and spa, and a three car garage.

 

11. Tampa, Florida

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Price: $6,300,000

Year Built: 1905

Historic homes in Central West Florida

This house on the Hillsborough Bay has a large amount of space that you rarely find in this area. It is on 2 acres with a dock extending into the bay, a beautiful pool area, 7 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, and a detached 3 car garage and guest house.